Motorola finally announced developer editions of the Moto X this morning, including one for Verizon, but that isn't all they had in store for you developers and hackers. Just revealed as well is the Motorola DROID MAXX (Verizon) Developer Edition for the crazy high price of just $649.99 which will get you an unlocked bootloader.
Author: Cory Gunther
Blackberry regarding their popular BBM for Android. After countless leaks, fakes in the Google Play Store, and more, they've just confirmed all the details this afternoon. BBM for Android will be available globally for everyone (no exclusives) starting September 21st in the Google Play Store, then launch for iOS on the 22nd.
NVIDIA announced some pretty major news that they'll be supplying tons of manufacturers with an entire Android tablet platform. That being their often leaked 7-inch Tegra Tab. Instead though, this will be called the Tegra Note and sold from many 3rd party suppliers they use today in their GeForce PC lineup. eVGA, PNY, Zotac and more. We won't see watercooled tablets, but you can bet they'll still perform quite well.
Gameloft has just announced the second release to their highly popular racing simulator for Android. Following the success of GT Racing, today we're learning details about the stunning looking new GT Racing 2: The Real Car Experience, and they've dropped a neat video showing it off too.
HTC One Max has leaked several times over the past few weeks, and at this point it's no secret that HTC has a massive device coming soon to compete with Samsung and others. The specs and 5.9-inch screen have all but been confirmed at this point, and today's leak is giving us a better idea of what to expect in a size comparison sitting next to the Galaxy Note II and the new Note 3.
NVIDIA. Many of you have probably seen the leaks of the NVIDIA Tegra Tab, and today we're getting all the details. They aren't selling it, instead they've built an entire platform around the Tegra 4 quad-core processor, and their partners like eVGA (from the PC space) will be selling impressive tablets starting at $199.
Galaxy Note 3 up on stage earlier this month, we've all been waiting to find out exactly when we can get one. AT&T will be shipping the Galaxy Note 3 on October 1st, with T-Mobile following on the second, but now we're hearing Best Buy might beat all US carriers to the punch and offer it unlocked later this week.
doubleTwist are teasing an upcoming app or update that will deliver an all-new and improved musical experience on our Android tablets. For the thousands that love and use doubleTwist, you all know the tablet UI is lacking and stretched out, but a new version is coming soon and looks quite beautiful.
Nexus 7 has been in the news a lot this afternoon, but we have one more as it appears a small 8MB update is rolling out to the WiFi Nexus 7 as we speak. It's still the same version of Android, and there appears to be no major changes, but we're hearing this could still be an update aimed at fixing those touch issues.